Instructables: exploring - outside - bikes - featured http://www.instructables.com Sat, 18 Nov 2017 17:44:45 PST BLOX v1.01 3D Printed Bike Light Cheap and Lifelong V2 http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printed-Bike-Light-Cheap-and-Lifelong-V2/
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Wed, 15 Nov 2017 18:34:02 PST
Wheel-downsize Brake Adapter http://www.instructables.com/id/Wheel-downsize-Brake-Adapter/
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Mon, 13 Nov 2017 16:51:39 PST
Fly6 Gen 3 Clip Strap http://www.instructables.com/id/Fly6-Gen-3-Clip-Strap/
Fly6 Gen 3 Clip Strap - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F9P/5W91/J9YJARS7/F9P5W91J9YJARS7.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F9P/5W91/J9YJARS7/F9P5W91J9YJARS7.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F9P/5W91/J9YJARS7/F9P5W91J9YJARS7.SMALL.jpg irish_psycho What I have is not the Cycliq fly6 camera light but rather an almost carbon copy. This was for sale in Aldi UK/Ireland a few months ago and from what I have read is practically the same. Even the flaky Velcro strap which seems to be more suitable if leaving the camera strapped to the seat post but n...
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Mon, 13 Nov 2017 14:47:52 PST
Make Your Bicycle Sound Like a Motor Cycle - Turbo Spoke - Twin Version http://www.instructables.com/id/Bicycle-Turbo-Spoke-Twin-Version/
Make Your Bicycle Sound Like a Motor Cycle - Turbo Spoke - Twin Version - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F32/1YGX/J8UH2EQD/F321YGXJ8UH2EQD.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F32/1YGX/J8UH2EQD/F321YGXJ8UH2EQD.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F32/1YGX/J8UH2EQD/F321YGXJ8UH2EQD.SMALL.jpg ursus thibetanus A simple DIY project The Initial Setup an L angle was welded to the bicycle.measurements given are indicative. pl improvise according to your need for the bicycle dimensions The Resonance Duct and Amplifier I took a 32 mm pvc L angle coupler and took two small pieces of 32 mm pvc tube. refer ...
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Wed, 18 Oct 2017 02:36:13 PDT
Wooden Downhill Racers http://www.instructables.com/id/Wooden-Downhill-Racers/
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Tue, 17 Oct 2017 00:04:37 PDT
CAR HORN ON a BICYKLE http://www.instructables.com/id/CAR-HORN-ON-a-BICYKLE/
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Sun, 15 Oct 2017 21:42:44 PDT
Urban Bike Trailer, a Cheap Alternative http://www.instructables.com/id/Urban-Bike-Trailer-a-Cheap-Alternative/
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Sun, 15 Oct 2017 14:48:25 PDT
PVC Bicycle Luggage Rack http://www.instructables.com/id/PVC-Bicycle-Luggage-Rack/
PVC Bicycle Luggage Rack - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F8F/R7BJ/J8F676J2/F8FR7BJJ8F676J2.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F8F/R7BJ/J8F676J2/F8FR7BJJ8F676J2.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F8F/R7BJ/J8F676J2/F8FR7BJJ8F676J2.SMALL.jpg D.A.N A PVC luggage rack for bicycles that doesn't rely on mounting points on the frame. Background As you can see from the picture, my road bike does not support bolt on pannier racks. While I could buy rack that would get around this, they are more expensive than I'd like. Given great success I've ha...
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Sun, 8 Oct 2017 19:23:06 PDT
How to Change an Inner Tube on a Bike http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Change-an-Inner-Tube-on-a-Bike/
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Fri, 6 Oct 2017 13:28:57 PDT
Split Bicycle Frame for Travelling http://www.instructables.com/id/Split-Bicycle-Frame-for-Travelling/
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Wed, 4 Oct 2017 12:07:02 PDT
Seated Segway, or "eB2" (electric Biped Version 2) http://www.instructables.com/id/Seated-Segway-or-eB2-electric-Biped-Version-2/
Seated Segway, or "eB2" (electric Biped Version 2) - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FWT/E7AL/J8AGRVF9/FWTE7ALJ8AGRVF9.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FWT/E7AL/J8AGRVF9/FWTE7ALJ8AGRVF9.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FWT/E7AL/J8AGRVF9/FWTE7ALJ8AGRVF9.SMALL.jpg flax101 These instructions show how to build a seat to fit onto a commercially available electric self-balancing scooter. I designed this device for myself and others who have problems with walking and standing. It takes the place of a wheelchair in a much smaller and lighter package, however, it does not ...
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Tue, 3 Oct 2017 21:23:48 PDT
Replacing the Battery in Bontragers Ion 700 Bike Light http://www.instructables.com/id/Replacing-the-Battery-in-Bontragers-Ion-700-Bike-L/
Replacing the Battery in Bontragers Ion 700 Bike Light - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FEE/APTF/J86HPS0F/FEEAPTFJ86HPS0F.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FEE/APTF/J86HPS0F/FEEAPTFJ86HPS0F.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FEE/APTF/J86HPS0F/FEEAPTFJ86HPS0F.SMALL.jpg fireballxl5 My Bontrager ion 700 headlight is a few years old and it stopped working suddenly after a long ride. The price to replace it with a new unit is in the $90-$100 range, so as with previous Instructables that I've done, I decided a DIY solution was in order. A battery, that is close to the same dimensi...
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Sun, 1 Oct 2017 17:48:26 PDT
3D printed solar bike light for less than 2$ http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printed-Solar-Bike-Light-for-Less-Than-2/
3D printed solar bike light for less than 2$ - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FG6/RM7J/J7MFEOQL/FG6RM7JJ7MFEOQL.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FG6/RM7J/J7MFEOQL/FG6RM7JJ7MFEOQL.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FG6/RM7J/J7MFEOQL/FG6RM7JJ7MFEOQL.SMALL.jpg Alex Pop Hi everyone !Because i met this solar bird in a dollar shop and I needed a front bike light I decided to build my own solar bike light for less than 10 box !So here are the steps to do it. It took me about 2 hours to build it.Ready ? Go ! Materials What you'll need is :- a small piu piu or any s...
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Fri, 15 Sep 2017 20:43:49 PDT
Weldless Front Bike Rack http://www.instructables.com/id/Weldless-Front-Bike-Rack/
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Wed, 13 Sep 2017 14:21:45 PDT
Folding Cart for Your Bicycle or Shopping When Walking to the Market http://www.instructables.com/id/Walking-Biking-Shopping-Cart/
Folding Cart for Your Bicycle or Shopping When Walking to the Market - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FZU/6RFG/J79HEEG5/FZU6RFGJ79HEEG5.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZU/6RFG/J79HEEG5/FZU6RFGJ79HEEG5.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZU/6RFG/J79HEEG5/FZU6RFGJ79HEEG5.SMALL.jpg Krwhome Walking Biking Shopping CartI started this build over 2.5 years ago I needed a bike cart that did not take up my entire garage it had to hold at least 30 lbs I have easily hit 50 lbs its very strong and rugged . About 6 months ago I started walking for exercise and weight loss so I added a handle a...
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Thu, 7 Sep 2017 08:11:24 PDT
Batman Bi-Ken Kickscooter http://www.instructables.com/id/Batman-Bi-Ken-Kickscooter/
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Mon, 28 Aug 2017 08:17:50 PDT
Bicycle Lights http://www.instructables.com/id/Bicycle-Lights/
Bicycle Lights - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FIH/IQHJ/J6QQOMAW/FIHIQHJJ6QQOMAW.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FIH/IQHJ/J6QQOMAW/FIHIQHJJ6QQOMAW.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FIH/IQHJ/J6QQOMAW/FIHIQHJJ6QQOMAW.SMALL.jpg Ashwin Suresh Hello Everyone!!! Today I am going to show you how to make a bicycle light using everyday materials. Tools Required Here is a list of the tools which you would require to make the project: Ruler Scissor CutterElectric tape Glue Materials Required Here is a list of the materials which you would...
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Fri, 25 Aug 2017 00:13:42 PDT
Messenger Bag Anti-slip Strap http://www.instructables.com/id/Messenger-Bag-Anti-slip-Strap/
Messenger Bag Anti-slip Strap - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FRM/3ZAJ/J6MGJJPH/FRM3ZAJJ6MGJJPH.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FRM/3ZAJ/J6MGJJPH/FRM3ZAJJ6MGJJPH.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FRM/3ZAJ/J6MGJJPH/FRM3ZAJJ6MGJJPH.SMALL.jpg Tinkerchimp I have a canvas messenger bag that I use to carry my paperwork. I like it because it’s versatile, and can look formal or casual depending on the outfit. The problem is, it slips when I cycle with it, and I end up banging it with my knee as I pedal. I decided to fashion a strap that I could clip on s...
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Thu, 24 Aug 2017 10:28:44 PDT
Bicycle Helmet Rearview Mirror http://www.instructables.com/id/Bicycle-Helmet-Rearview-Mirror/
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Sun, 13 Aug 2017 15:00:38 PDT
Restore Bicycle Disk Brake Pads http://www.instructables.com/id/Restore-Bicycle-Disk-Brake-Pads/
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Sun, 13 Aug 2017 09:38:36 PDT
Bike --> Electric Bike http://www.instructables.com/id/Bike-Electric-Bike/
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Wed, 9 Aug 2017 09:46:08 PDT
Garmin Edge Broken Tab Repair http://www.instructables.com/id/Garmin-Edge-Broken-Tab-Repair/
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Mon, 31 Jul 2017 13:05:32 PDT
Bicycle Sidecar/Велосипедная Коляска http://www.instructables.com/id/Bicycle-SidecarВелосипедная-Коляска/
Bicycle Sidecar/Велосипедная Коляска - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FFM/87FI/J5MQWXCO/FFM87FIJ5MQWXCO.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FFM/87FI/J5MQWXCO/FFM87FIJ5MQWXCO.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FFM/87FI/J5MQWXCO/FFM87FIJ5MQWXCO.SMALL.jpg ВладиславМ5 Боковая коляска для велосипеда и перевозки в ней ребенка до 30гк. Шаг 1. Зачем Все Это?! Полтора года назад у меня родился второй сын. Летом прошлого года мне на глаза попались фото колясок Watsonian sidecar. После этого я загорелся идеей сделать что-то подобное.Ну вот сын начал ходить, и я решил...
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Mon, 31 Jul 2017 06:02:27 PDT
3D Printed Phone Mount for Cycling http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printed-Phone-Mount-for-Cycling/
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Thu, 27 Jul 2017 09:53:23 PDT
Bike Rack From an Old Door http://www.instructables.com/id/Bike-Rack-From-an-Old-Door/
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Sun, 16 Jul 2017 12:00:58 PDT
How to Make a Pallet Bike Rack http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Pallet-Bike-Rack/
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Fri, 14 Jul 2017 12:12:46 PDT
Cyclist Belt http://www.instructables.com/id/Cyclist-Belt/
Cyclist Belt - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FB2/5JOF/J4YFUKSG/FB25JOFJ4YFUKSG.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FB2/5JOF/J4YFUKSG/FB25JOFJ4YFUKSG.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FB2/5JOF/J4YFUKSG/FB25JOFJ4YFUKSG.SMALL.jpg AntonioF127 When riding a bike, visibility means safety.This belt is easy and cheap to make, it improves the visibility of cyclists, especially useful for bike commuters who appreciate handy and lightweight accessories, you can carry it as a regular belt when not using the bike. The belt is convenient as you ca...
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Tue, 11 Jul 2017 10:29:02 PDT
Vibration Isolation Handlebars http://www.instructables.com/id/Vibration-Isolation-Bike-Handlebars/
Vibration Isolation Handlebars - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F84/B314/J4YFOS9A/F84B314J4YFOS9A.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F84/B314/J4YFOS9A/F84B314J4YFOS9A.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F84/B314/J4YFOS9A/F84B314J4YFOS9A.SMALL.jpg isolate.it Gliding peacefully down a freshly paved road have you ever come across a patch of road that can be described as less than perfect? If you aren't riding along perfectly flat and clean roads, you may be absorbing a great deal of vibrations through your arms and causing yourself unnecessary discomfort....
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Tue, 11 Jul 2017 08:16:11 PDT
Awesome Bike Customization http://www.instructables.com/id/Awesome-Bike-Customization/
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Thu, 6 Jul 2017 07:22:50 PDT
Bicycle Parking Brake - Simple, Free, Effective http://www.instructables.com/id/Bicycle-Parking-Brake-Simple-Free-Effective/
Bicycle Parking Brake - Simple, Free, Effective - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F3C/AHUH/J4IQ8K77/F3CAHUHJ4IQ8K77.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F3C/AHUH/J4IQ8K77/F3CAHUHJ4IQ8K77.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F3C/AHUH/J4IQ8K77/F3CAHUHJ4IQ8K77.SMALL.jpg Alainthechef It is always difficult to park your bike on a hill or slope because it tends to start rolling away before you can get anything done. You can wedge it against something, like a curb or jam it into a wall but this risks scratching your lovely bike's paint work or handlebars.I found a similar problem w...
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Mon, 3 Jul 2017 03:55:47 PDT
10€ BICYCLE USB CHARGER http://www.instructables.com/id/10-BICYCLE-USB-CHARGER/
10€ BICYCLE USB CHARGER - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FBU/LQMK/J3OPRJUE/FBULQMKJ3OPRJUE.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FBU/LQMK/J3OPRJUE/FBULQMKJ3OPRJUE.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FBU/LQMK/J3OPRJUE/FBULQMKJ3OPRJUE.SMALL.jpg Vulcaman Hi,in this Instructable I want to show you, how to create your own Bicycle USB charger for a bicycle dynamo for less than 10€. This summer, I took an bicycle tour with my friend for around two weeks and we had the problem that we don't had access to a power socket to charge our batteries for our GP...
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Fri, 9 Jun 2017 10:25:19 PDT
Free Bike, Bicycle, Low Profile Cell Phone Holder http://www.instructables.com/id/Free-Bike-Bicycle-Low-Profile-Cell-Phone-Holder/
Free Bike, Bicycle, Low Profile Cell Phone Holder - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F85/W971/J3EPPVV9/F85W971J3EPPVV9.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F85/W971/J3EPPVV9/F85W971J3EPPVV9.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F85/W971/J3EPPVV9/F85W971J3EPPVV9.SMALL.jpg 3366carlos I love to ride but did not have a way to safely carry my phone. The other day I saw this koozi sitting on my desk and the light came on.I also used picture hanging wire from the dollar store. Thread Your Wire. The best place to mount it is on the handlebar/stem, take the appropriate measurements...
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Sat, 3 Jun 2017 15:10:08 PDT
Duct Tape Bike Trailer Safety Flag http://www.instructables.com/id/Duct-Tape-Bike-Trailer-Safety-Flag/
Duct Tape Bike Trailer Safety Flag - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FFE/A7TU/J30SWMY3/FFEA7TUJ30SWMY3.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FFE/A7TU/J30SWMY3/FFEA7TUJ30SWMY3.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FFE/A7TU/J30SWMY3/FFEA7TUJ30SWMY3.SMALL.jpg brightpuma I was shocked when I couldn't find a safety flag for the used Burley bike trailer I just bought, so I decided to make my own. It uses items I found at a local Ace Hardware store. Materials For the flag itself, I used orange "Duck Tape" brand duct tape. It was a little pricey, at $6.99, but Safet...
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Tue, 23 May 2017 12:32:45 PDT
REcycle - How to Build a Two Wheel Cargo-bike http://www.instructables.com/id/REcycle-How-to-Build-a-Two-Wheel-Cargo-bike/
REcycle - How to Build a Two Wheel Cargo-bike - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F30/66K2/J2834LBJ/F3066K2J2834LBJ.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F30/66K2/J2834LBJ/F3066K2J2834LBJ.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F30/66K2/J2834LBJ/F3066K2J2834LBJ.SMALL.jpg GiulioC14 This is the story of an old MTB frame, a newborn daughter, a big love for cycling and how all that eventually led to the creation of a Cargo Bike. It was 2011.Some years later (and many other Cargo builds) our project of recycling old MTB frames eventually turned into a bigger one. But that is anoth...
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Thu, 4 May 2017 08:41:37 PDT
Big Wheel http://www.instructables.com/id/Big-Wheel/
Big Wheel - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FVU/RAUR/J282ZCZD/FVURAURJ282ZCZD.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FVU/RAUR/J282ZCZD/FVURAURJ282ZCZD.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FVU/RAUR/J282ZCZD/FVURAURJ282ZCZD.SMALL.jpg mikeasaurus When you're a kid, there are few things more fun that exploring on your big wheel. As an adult, I'm much too large to fit into any kind of kid's toy, so I built my own. I made this big wheel to participate in San Francisco's annual Bring Your Own Big Wheel race, which is a downhill event held on the...
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Wed, 3 May 2017 09:18:11 PDT
Cargo Bike Attachment http://www.instructables.com/id/Cargo-Bike-Attachment/
Cargo Bike Attachment - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FVJ/N8EU/J20PCECF/FVJN8EUJ20PCECF.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FVJ/N8EU/J20PCECF/FVJN8EUJ20PCECF.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FVJ/N8EU/J20PCECF/FVJN8EUJ20PCECF.SMALL.jpg memden Why a cargo bike? The answer is simple, it's a private mode of transport that allows most urban people get from point a to point b with all of the stuff we need that is truly zero emissions. In the US over 1/4 of the trips we make are less than 1 mile, but we drive because we need the cargo capacity...
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Sat, 29 Apr 2017 20:25:05 PDT
Bike Speedometer http://www.instructables.com/id/Bike-Speedometer-1/
Bike Speedometer - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F14/5O2Y/J1WWDPDB/F145O2YJ1WWDPDB.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F14/5O2Y/J1WWDPDB/F145O2YJ1WWDPDB.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F14/5O2Y/J1WWDPDB/F145O2YJ1WWDPDB.SMALL.jpg zposner I went to an REI garage sale a few weeks ago, and I picked up an awesome $50 bike speedometer for only $5! I often bike with a group of friends, and it is cool to see my speed in real time. It would be awesome if they could do the same, but none of us want to pay full price. This is what motivated m...
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Thu, 27 Apr 2017 09:48:59 PDT
Breathing Bike Light http://www.instructables.com/id/Breathing-Bike-Light/
Breathing Bike Light - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FZE/IYM1/J1WW1KXT/FZEIYM1J1WW1KXT.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZE/IYM1/J1WW1KXT/FZEIYM1J1WW1KXT.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZE/IYM1/J1WW1KXT/FZEIYM1J1WW1KXT.SMALL.jpg eicaza Alert others of your presence, and comfort them with your bike lights.Rather than using a stressful red light, with a robotic and off-putting tempo, this blue light reminds other cyclists of our shared humanity. It reminds fellow cyclists to treat each other well and be aware of pedestrians.I live i...
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Tue, 25 Apr 2017 04:07:47 PDT
New EVA protection for helmet of cyclists http://www.instructables.com/id/New-EVA-Protection-for-Helmet-of-Cyclists/
New EVA protection for helmet of cyclists - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FUN/IE0Q/J1MEX9G9/FUNIE0QJ1MEX9G9.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FUN/IE0Q/J1MEX9G9/FUNIE0QJ1MEX9G9.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FUN/IE0Q/J1MEX9G9/FUNIE0QJ1MEX9G9.SMALL.jpg gustapimentel This instructable teaches you how to reshape the protective foam that exists on helmets of cyclists. The EVA protection is more cleaner and easy to handle and clean than the old foam. Materials What you will need:- The old foam from the helmet;- Scissors;- Stiletto;- Pen;- EVA 4mm. Draw and cut...
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Tue, 18 Apr 2017 17:24:51 PDT
LIGNUM BIKE DIY http://www.instructables.com/id/LIGNUM-BIKE-DIY/
LIGNUM BIKE DIY - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FWZ/CVGJ/J1MER65A/FWZCVGJJ1MER65A.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FWZ/CVGJ/J1MER65A/FWZCVGJJ1MER65A.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FWZ/CVGJ/J1MER65A/FWZCVGJJ1MER65A.SMALL.jpg MathildeG6 Do-it-yourself offers an alternative to anonymous objects from the industry. When we do DIourselves, we are not only spectators and consumers.We participate, we try to recover know-how, we do as much as possible by ourselves and we leave the immediate world of purchase. The "lignum bike DIY" is an a...
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Mon, 17 Apr 2017 14:17:16 PDT
How to Assemble a Mountain Bike http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Assemble-a-Mountain-Bike/
How to Assemble a Mountain Bike - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FNL/AA1D/J12O24IS/FNLAA1DJ12O24IS.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FNL/AA1D/J12O24IS/FNLAA1DJ12O24IS.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FNL/AA1D/J12O24IS/FNLAA1DJ12O24IS.SMALL.jpg kenTanaka If you want a productive way to spend a few hours, maintenance knowledge, and/or have a bunch of bicycle parts lying around, there is no reason to shy away from building your own mountain bike. In general, you should at least have some maintenance knowledge of your bicycle, such as adjusting your de...
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Tue, 4 Apr 2017 06:46:08 PDT
Grocery Getter Bicycle Trailer http://www.instructables.com/id/Grocery-Getter-Bicycle-Trailer/
Grocery Getter Bicycle Trailer - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FVN/B4LI/J0X571B5/FVNB4LIJ0X571B5.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FVN/B4LI/J0X571B5/FVNB4LIJ0X571B5.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FVN/B4LI/J0X571B5/FVNB4LIJ0X571B5.SMALL.jpg JackM63 Made from 3/4" conduit and other common hardware store items. No salvage parts, other than 16" kids bike wheels. Simple, sturdy, tested.For more information, check out Bike Walk Wichita (BikeWalkWichita.org/grocery-getter-trailer, or https://www.facebook.com/BikeWalkWichita/) Bend Frame The frame...
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Sun, 2 Apr 2017 05:16:05 PDT
No Weld Single Wheel Bike Trailer http://www.instructables.com/id/No-Weld-Single-Wheel-Bike-Trailer/
No Weld Single Wheel Bike Trailer - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FVT/8DIK/J0X51T0P/FVT8DIKJ0X51T0P.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FVT/8DIK/J0X51T0P/FVT8DIKJ0X51T0P.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FVT/8DIK/J0X51T0P/FVT8DIKJ0X51T0P.SMALL.jpg nomeansno A simple to build trailer with easy to find parts has been a goal of mine for a few years. It had to fit various styles of bikes and carry different loads or containers. This is the result of brainstorming with many like-minded friends. It has lasted through load tests and distance trials. This desi...
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Sat, 1 Apr 2017 20:42:18 PDT
DIY Cargo Bike (Front Rack) http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Cargo-Bike-Front-Rack/
DIY Cargo Bike (Front Rack) - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FRF/KYYF/J0SELGPS/FRFKYYFJ0SELGPS.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FRF/KYYF/J0SELGPS/FRFKYYFJ0SELGPS.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FRF/KYYF/J0SELGPS/FRFKYYFJ0SELGPS.SMALL.jpg deRob2000 This instructable shows how I created my front rack. I did not capture the whole proces, but I think its self-explanatory. I hope this helps some of you out, give some feedback! The rack was build to carry things like beer or a sound-system, I think it would also work for bike messaging. I used my f...
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Wed, 29 Mar 2017 08:04:28 PDT
Bike Hand Windshields http://www.instructables.com/id/Bike-Hand-Windshields/
Bike Hand Windshields - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FSA/QORO/J0IEB5S9/FSAQOROJ0IEB5S9.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FSA/QORO/J0IEB5S9/FSAQOROJ0IEB5S9.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FSA/QORO/J0IEB5S9/FSAQOROJ0IEB5S9.SMALL.jpg samthor Cold weather riding can be rough on the hands. While this may not work for everyone or on every type of bike, it was a quick, easy & cheap solution that has gotten me through two winters. Materials used:old hoodie, sweatshirt or jacket with stretchy elastic at wrist. duct tape with the design of you...
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Mon, 20 Mar 2017 14:34:07 PDT
DIY Bicycle LED Bulb for Reversible Conversion of Old Bicycle Head Lights http://www.instructables.com/id/2-Bicycle-LED-Bulb-for-Reversible-Conversion-of-Ol/
DIY Bicycle LED Bulb for Reversible Conversion of Old Bicycle Head Lights - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FPI/3I94/J0COU03G/FPI3I94J0COU03G.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FPI/3I94/J0COU03G/FPI3I94J0COU03G.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FPI/3I94/J0COU03G/FPI3I94J0COU03G.SMALL.jpg FSvelo LED bicycle lights are nowadays widely spread, there are some nice ones to buy and one can find many instructables on how to build them by oneself. I like the old original head- and rear lights mounted on my vintage bicycles and yet I want to use some of them also by dawn or night. I’ve had battery ...
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Sun, 19 Mar 2017 18:28:07 PDT
How to Make a Ski Bike for Cheap http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Ski-Bike-for-Cheap/
How to Make a Ski Bike for Cheap - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FZL/5K8H/IZYGHQ5Z/FZL5K8HIZYGHQ5Z.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZL/5K8H/IZYGHQ5Z/FZL5K8HIZYGHQ5Z.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZL/5K8H/IZYGHQ5Z/FZL5K8HIZYGHQ5Z.SMALL.jpg 17cbenson Have you ever wanted to bike in the winter? Do you live too far away from mountains to enjoy recreational snow sports? Well worry no more, the skicylcle is here to solve those issues. With a handful of easily obtained materials and some ingenuity you too can create a skicycle. This product will t...
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Tue, 7 Mar 2017 06:23:44 PST
DIY Gps Bike Mount for Free! http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Gps-Bike-Mount-for-Free/
DIY Gps Bike Mount for Free! - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FPT/5HI9/J3AFDY43/FPT5HI9J3AFDY43.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FPT/5HI9/J3AFDY43/FPT5HI9J3AFDY43.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FPT/5HI9/J3AFDY43/FPT5HI9J3AFDY43.SMALL.jpg Vsevolod Korolev I had always wanted to mount a gps on a bicycle, that way I would know how to get back home again, or ride to unknown places. If you buy a basic Garmin bicycle gps, they start from around $260 (like Garmin touring gps). So I decided to not spend that kind of money on a fairly simple thing, but inste...
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Fri, 3 Mar 2017 05:26:30 PST
Bike Repair Stand http://www.instructables.com/id/Bike-Repair-Stand/
Bike Repair Stand - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FL1/6HM1/IZSU5QI1/FL16HM1IZSU5QI1.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FL1/6HM1/IZSU5QI1/FL16HM1IZSU5QI1.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FL1/6HM1/IZSU5QI1/FL16HM1IZSU5QI1.SMALL.jpg Pricklysauce My son keeps on growing and now needs a full sized mountain bike...we found a good old frame and begged, borrowed + bought all the bits to start building his 'new' bike......now all we need is something to build it on!Our neighbour has been great in donating a lot of pre-used bits including a clamp ...
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Thu, 2 Mar 2017 15:17:51 PST
The proper way to patch a puncture on the base of the tube's valve http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Proper-Way-to-Patch-a-Puncture-on-the-Base-of-/
The proper way to patch a puncture on the base of the tube's valve - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FTZ/FKJ2/IZ6D1TTU/FTZFKJ2IZ6D1TTU.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FTZ/FKJ2/IZ6D1TTU/FTZFKJ2IZ6D1TTU.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FTZ/FKJ2/IZ6D1TTU/FTZFKJ2IZ6D1TTU.SMALL.jpg bicyclosis Have you ever had a puncture right on the base of the tube’s valve while being in the middle of nowhere and without having a spare tube? It happened to me before, more times that I can remember. In few of those instances I was lucky and a friend had a tube that I could use, in some others I was ...
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Sat, 25 Feb 2017 08:44:52 PST